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930025 – 7937   Furcula cinerea (Walker, 1865)
             Gray Furcula

Ken Childs
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
US and Canada east of the Continental Divide.
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Synonymy: Cerura cinerea Walker, 1865
Taxonomic Notes: Furcula cinerea (Walker, 1865) is clarified in Miller et al. (2018).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2018. Drepanoidea, Doidae; Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part): Pygaerinae, Notodontinae, Cerurinae, Phalerinae, Periergosinae, Dudusinae, Hemiceratinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1A: 109; pl. A-3, figs. 30, 31 (order).
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 33.49m; p. 249. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
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